Monday, May 14, 2012

Reward Offered on Dairy Isle Break-Ins

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in break-ins at Dairy Isle in Newark and Heath. The Heath Police Department reports overnight on April 29, suspect(s) broke into the Dairy Isle locations at 471 W. Church St. in Newark and 303 S. 30th St. in Heath. The suspect(s) damaged the buildings, electronic equipment, and stole a safe.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.